9. Problem Solving

Core Value: Problem Solving

  • Overcoming challenges
  • Working through failures
  • Learning from mistakes


Problem Solving Steps

  • Ask: What is the problem?
  • Brainstorm: Come up with solutions to solve the problem 
  • Choose: Pick a solution that you think best solves the problem 
  • Do It: Use a solution to try to solve the problem 
  • Evaluate: Did your strategy work? If not, try again!

Purposeful Play

  • Now we will take some time to play Mario Kart 8 or Super Smash Bros! 
  • Don’t forget about the Core Values we have learned about and practice them as you play today: 
    • Problem Solving
    • Resiliency
    • Technical Knowledge
    • Ethics
    • Social Responsibility
    • Organization
  • Use the decisions you made today and put them into action.

Sketch & Tell Exit Ticket

  • Sketch: A problem that you had today.
  • Tell: How you solved the problem.


Wrap Up

  • When and what time is the next meeting?
  • Do you have any comments or questions about today that you forgot to ask?